Alan Sinaiko, MD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics

Alan Sinaiko

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-2922

Fax 612-626-2791

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Nephrology
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-201
Minneapolis, MN 55454

MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency in Pediatrics, U.C.L.A. Center for the Health Sciences and Los Angeles County Harbor General Hospitalm Torrance, CA

Fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Sinaiko is an established investigator of blood pressure/hypertension and insulin resistance in children and adolescents. These studies are focused on obesity and insulin resistance during childhood and adolescence on the development of young adult cardiovascular risk and the insuln resistance syndrome. He is a faculty member in the department of Pediatrics and Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health. Dr. Sinaiko has had continuous research funding from the National Institutes of Health for the past 20+ years.


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Nephrology